Centre for Sensors, Instruments and Systems Development

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

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Adaptive optics without sensor for amateur astronomy.

Adaptive optics (AO) allows real-time compensation of the distortion induced by the atmosphere in large astronomical telescopes. Usually AO systmes ... [+info]

Development of new metrological applications on micro and nanometrical scale based on adaptive optics techniques.

The use of wavefronts with high degree of complexity (wild aspherics, rotationally symmetrical, with high-order modes induced, etc.) is becoming ... [+info]

Active optical metrology for applications in the nanometric scale.

Active and adaptive optics have already proven their capabilities in the field of optical metrology, as a complementary tool which ... [+info]

New methods and instrumentation to study the human eye optics and multispectral images.

This coordinated project is situated in the context of two fields of investigation with a great interest such as the ... [+info]

Image of cantilever during measurement

A photonics based biosensor with plasmonic accuracy and low cost.

The project aims to develop a proof of concept pre-prototype capable of delivering results with comparable or superior accuracy to those ... [+info]


Adaptive self-mixing interferometry for applications in metrology

In this proposal we propose to combine the expertise of the two research centres involved (photonics engineering at UPC-CD6 plus ... [+info]

in vitro Through-focus IOL testing

Biophotonics and hyperspectral imaging technology applied to visual health and skin cancer research.

BIOHYP aims at developing new methods and diagnostic tools as well as original and feasible solutions applicable to visual health ... [+info]


Health Care Innovation Lab, Orbital 40 (PECT)

The Photonics is the set of technologies that use the light like element to generate applications in all the scopes. ... [+info]

Development of new techniques and advanced instrumentation for clinical evaluation of eye's optical quality and color measurement in industrial applications of high interest

The project lies in the context of two research fields of hight scientific and technological interest, visual optics and color technology. ... [+info]

Preliminary design of the research prototype

Optical sectioning techniques using self-powered interferometry: applications in biophotonics.

Optical Feedback Interferometry (OFI) is an optical sensing scheme that has become the core working topic of our research. In OFI, ... [+info]

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